Material Lifts

Work Horse Floor Loading Material Lifts

Material lifts are used, according to code, when the dimensions for a dumbwaiter (39″d x 39″w x 48″h) are exceeded.  They are almost always floor loading and sizes are restricted to a maximum of 48″ wide, no depth restriction and a maximum of 90″ high.  If you are unsure what the dimensions you need are, please give us a call.  We are the experts at determining the best lift product to suit your particular needs:  800.369.1070

Product Features

Lift distance from 18 inches minimum to no maximum

Standard speed 50 feet/minute to 300 feet/minute

Weight capacity up to 2500 lbs

Floor level loading typically

Two loading configurations – single side or opposite sides

Better suited for heavy loads

Appropriate for occasional duty or continuous duty

Elevator type precision guide rails

Manually operated vertical bi-parting, slide up, and swing type UL fire rated doors

Architectural grade stainless steel or primed finishes

Commercial grade construction throughout

Performance proven drive systems to match your application requirements

UL approved microprocessor control systems

Equipment complies with all National Code requirements

Low cost installation

Minimum maintenance requirements

Optional Features

  • Higher speeds and lifting distances available upon request
  • Space saving and economical double drum machine design, requires less shaft space
  • Power Operated Doors and Gates
    • Can be motorized so they open and close automatically with the push of a button
    • Designated Clean and Soiled Units
  • Self Supporting Tower
    • Structure consists of four corner angles rigidly braced to support unit and avoid imposing loads except at the base
    • Variable frequency and vector based drive systems for incredibly smooth travel and ultra precise stopping and starting
  • Security Systems
    • Key lock
    • Keypads
    • Interfaces to external systems
Material Lifts

Suggested Car Sizes

Car Size Width Depth Height
L 36 48 60
M 48 48 60
N 48 60 72
O 48 72 72
P 48 84 84
Q 48 48 96
R 60 60 60
S 60 72 72
T 60 84 84
U 60 96 96

Space Requirements for Standard Rise, Standard Speed and Drum Units

  • Floor Loading
  • Drawing and Specs

Floor Loading

Intended for loading material with a cart or at floor level.

Single Opening:

All openings face the same direction.

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30-48” wide x 30-96” deep x 36-78” high car:
Floor Loading w/Standard 40” Pit
Floor Loading w/Min. 16” Pit
48” wide x 72” deep x 78” high car:
Floor Loading w/Standard 36” Pit
Floor Loading w/Min. 16” Pit

Opposite Opening:

Front and rear openings.

Download Drawings:

Internet Explorer users will need to right click and save target as for all DWG file links.

30-48” wide x 30-96” deep x 36-78” high car:
Floor Loading w/Standard 40” Pit
 
Floor Loading w/Min. 16” Pit
48” wide x 72” deep x 78” high car:
Floor Loading w/Standard 36” Pit

 

Floor Loading w/Min. 16” Pit

NOTE: If a collapsible gate is required the right OR left dimension must increase as indicated below; consistent with the hinge side of the swing doors.

  • Car widths 24″-30″: Door hinge side dimension must increase to 8″.
  • Car widths 31″-36″: Door hinge side dimension must increase to 9″.
  • Car widths 37″-42″: Door hinge side dimension must increase to 11″.
  • Car widths 43″-60″ (MAX): Door hinge side dimension must increase to 12″.

Space Requirements for High Rise (over 60'), High Speed (over 75 fpm) and Traction Units

  • Floor Loading
  • Drawings and Specs

Floor Loading
Intended for loading material with a cart or at floor level.

Single Opening:

All openings face the same direction.

Download Drawings:

Internet Explorer users will need to right click and save target as for all DWG file links.

30-48” wide x 30-96” deep x 36-78” high car:
Floor Loading w/Standard 30” Pit
 
Floor Loading w/Min. 16” Pit

Opposite Opening:

Front and rear openings.

Download Drawings

Internet Explorer users will need to right click and save target as for all DWG file links.

30-48” wide x 30-96” deep x 36-78” high car:
Floor Loading w/Standard 30” Pit
 
Floor Loading w/Min. 16” Pit

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